Saint-Jean-de-Luz is an Atlantic port and town in Pyrenees-Atlantiques department (southwestern France), and part of the Basque province Lapurdi (Labourd). The town covers a total area of approx 19 km2 (7 ml2) and has population around 14,000.
- The bay is located to the east of Bay of Biscay (Atlantic Ocean, sheltered between Spain and Arcachon. The harbour is well-protected by sea walls, making it favorite mooring location for boaters sailing along Basque Coast.
- Saint-Jean-de-Luz is also a recently-developed seaside resort destination, featuring large marina (for lpeasure craft and yachts), top-quality hotels, safe and clean sandy beaches, thalassotherapy Spa, casino, golf courses, premium cuisine. The town is located south of Biarritz (on Nivelle / Urdazuri River), opposite to Ciboure. The port is on the estuary, before the river joins the Atlantic.
- Currently, town's economy depends on tourism. Many sporting and cultural events are held annually, including internships, classical music concerts, Basque Pelota championships, film festivals.
Port Saint-Jean-de-Luz cruise ship schedule shows timetable calendars of all arrival and departure dates by month. The port's schedule lists all ships (in links) with cruises going to or leaving from Saint-Jean-de-Luz, France. To see the full itineraries (ports of call dates and arrival / departure times) and their lowest rates – just follow the corresponding ship-link.
|13 August, 2020|